JUDGMENT Vasiliciuc v. The Republic of Moldava (no. 15944/11) 2-5-2017 see here SUMMARY Provisional detention. Deportation. The decision to imprison a jewelery smuggler for the non-escape from Moldova was unnecessary since she was already in Greece, from which she was asked to be issued . Infringement of Article 5 (1c) of the ECHR. PROVISION Article […]
Refugees – Immigrants
Deportation when justified on grounds of public interest is not incompatible with Article 8 of the ECHR.
JUDGMENT Krasniqi v. Austria 25-04-2017 (no. 41697/12) see here SUMMARY Deportation on grounds of public interest. The applicant was a Kosovo national and lived in Austria for 14 years with his family and was sentenced several times for criminal offenses. In this case, the Court held that the public interest in the applicant’s deportation and […]
The stereotypical and short justification of decisions to detain asylum seekers is compatible with the ECHR.
JUDGMENT Thimothawes v. Belgium 04-04-2071 (no. 39061/11) see here SUMMARY Detention and deportation. Asylum. The Belgian authorities decided to deport and detain of an Egyptian national in a designated detention center, who had submitted a series of asylum applications to the Belgian authorities, but were rejected. The Court considered that there had been no violation of […]
JUDGMENT Z.A. and others v. Russia 21-03-2017 (no. 61411/15, 61420/15, 61427/15, and 3028/16) see here SUMMARY The case Z.A. and Others v. Russia (application nos. 61411/15, 61420/15, 61427/15, and 3028/16) concerned complaints brought by four individuals from Iraq, the Palestinian territories, Somalia and Syria who were travelling via Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport and were denied entry into Russia. […]
Border-zone detention of two asylum-seekers was unlawful and their removal from Hungary to Serbia exposed them to the risk of inhuman and degrading reception conditions in Greece
JUDGMENT Ilias and Ahmed v. Hungary 14-3-2017 (no. 47287/15) see here SUMMARY The case concerned the border-zone detention for 23 days of two Bangladeshi asylum-seekers as well as their removal from Hungary to Serbia. In today’s Chamber judgment in the case the European Court of Human Rights held, unanimously, that there had been: a violation of […]
JUDGMENT Thuo v. Cyprus 04-04-2017 (no. 3869/07) see here SUMMARY Inhuman and degrading treatment. Conditions of detention in a cell pending deportation. The Kenyan applicant was deported from Cyprus to Kenya after he was arrested and detained in a detention center for immigrants in anticipation of his deportation. Referring to Article 3 (prohibition of inhuman […]
JUDGMENT: LM and others v. Russia 15.10.2015 (no. 40081/14, 40088/14, 40127/14) see here SUMMARY: The case of L.M. and Others v. Russia (application nos. 40081/14, 40088/14, and 40127/14) concerned the impending expulsion of three men to Syria from Russia and their detention pending expulsion in Russia. The European Court of Human Rights held, unanimously: that […]